Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Initiatives by Aloha Petroleum, Casey’s, GPM, NOCO, Parker’s, RaceTrac, VERC and AFPD

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- The Polynesian Voyaging Society, Wounded Warrior Project, The Gifford School and the residents of Flint, Mich., were among the beneficiaries of recent fundraising campaigns held by convenience-store retailers and an industry association. Here are some recent examples, as...

Bob Manning Lykins

Bob Manning

CFO Manning honored for serving community

MILFORD, Ohio -- Lykins Energy Solutions vice president and CFO Bob Manning has been awarded The William H. Over Leadership Award honoring individuals that continually and consistently rise above the ordinary in order to serve the people and influence the growth of Clermont County. “Bill Over was...

Here’s why regional c-store retailer has won Best of Plymouth Award for 9 years in a row

DUXBURY, Mass. -- VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire has received the 2016 Best of Plymouth Award in the Convenience Stores category, an honor it has taken for nine consecutive years. Each...

Kum & Go partners with Habitat for Humanity for third year with new promotion
Initiatives by GPM Investments, Jiffy Mart, Parker’s, Speedway, VERC and Green Print
Name change will help organization focus on mission; LTO treat will help raise funds
Convenience-store chain partners with Byways of Iowa for state art initiative
Premiere course suite focuses on “How Truckstops Help People”
Initiatives by CPD, CST, Love’s, Minnoco, Parker’s, NOCO, Weigel’s, GSP
Doubling brings total raised to $1.74 million